Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Portsmouth.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaPortsmouthNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaPortsmouthNN YesReference
11 species are listed.